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Note : Audio pauses throughout part 1; part 2 is not Pearl Harbor content.  Description : Radio news broadcasts about the attack on Pearl Harbor. Call Number : C-081 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and...
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by Dorst, William G.
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Description:  The film was created at a Riverside County apiary, documenting how the business was managed and the way honey was harvested. Source:  1 Reel of 1: Film: 16 mm Call Number:  FILM.003 Digitized by the  California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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by Corona-Norco Unified School District; Rybicki, Robert E.
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Description:  The film was produced by the local Corona-Norco Unified School District to highlight the educational and recreational opportunities at local schools. Source:  1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Call Number:  FILM.002 Digitized by the  California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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by Ramirez, Augustine
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Description : The Ramirez family roots given in speech by Dr. Augustine Ramirez before League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC). Introduction discusses the importance of knowing  your family roots based on a speech by Alex Haley; talks about Ramirez family, starting with parents' life in Mexico on up through immigration to Corona in the mid 1920's. In 1977, Dr. Ramirez became the first Hispanic superintendent for the Corona-Norco Unified School District.  Call Number : C-006 Rights :...
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by Sunkist
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Description:  The film is from Sunkist and was filmed in Corona documenting the work done at the Exchange Lemon Products plant. Additional Description:  Note on Original Leader: NBC Hollywood Kinescope Recording Source:  2 Reels of 2: Film: 16mm Call Number:  FILM.004 Digitized by the  California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Note : Distortion on Part 1 00:03:49 - 00:03:59; Part 2 00:30:42 - 00:30:43 distorted sound; Part 1 and 2 interview cuts off at the end. Description : Mr. Cortez discusses learning to play baseball at Foothill Ranch, playing on the ranch baseball team, and later playing for the all-Mexican American Corona Athletics Baseball Club while working as a picker. Mr. Cortez also talks about playing in the minor leagues for the Tucson Cowboys. Call Number : C-093; , C-094 Rights : Copyright status...
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Note : 00:13:34 the backwards, fast program begins through the end of audio file; 00:15:42 ends part of the interview, then fast program is heard in the background, and at 00:15:58 interview resumes. Description : Radio broadcast of Joe Bridges talking on the program, Then and Now. Joe discusses his grocery store located at 1237 W. 6th St. since 1911, the road races, Chino, and sugar beet industry. Call Number : C-014 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S....
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by Rawson, Harold J.
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Description:  The film documents life in a southern California town after World War II. During this time Corona's primary industry was citrus which influenced the development of the entire state. Source: 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Call Number:  FILM.001 Digitized by the  California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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by Fauskin, Ret. Col. Percy
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Note : All three sides end abruptly; Tape 1 part 1 00:00:10 audio is low until 00:00:37;  Description : Virginia Morris introduces Ret. Col.   Fauskin's special program on the "Trail of Tears".  Col. Percy Fauskin lectures on the five American Indian tribes which were forced to migrate westward over the Mississippi River against their will. Call Number : C-029; , C-030 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In...
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Description : Interview with Angie Ramirez. Ms. Ramirez talks about her family and childhood in Corona. She attended Washington School, Corona High School, and then worked at the Foothill Lemon Company. Call Number : C-143 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks....
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Description : Mr.Cruz discusses his arrival in southern California in 1910 to work with his father in the citrus groves. During the interview he also talks about his schooling, ranch work, J. Cruz and Son Grocery Store, El Teatro Chapultepec, and citizenship efforts. Call Number : C-002; , C-003 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements,...
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by Cole, G. Manley
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Description:  The home movies were made by G. Manley Cole, a chemical engineer at the Exchange Lemon Products Company in Corona, CA. This film was shot in Corona showing city streets, homes, and daily life in a southern California town. Source:  1 Reel of 1: Film: 8mm Call Number:  FILM.007 Digitized by the  California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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by Gould, Janet Williams
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Note : Both parts end abruptly. Description : Janet Williams Gould talks about the local Luiseno Indians, their religion and culture; the Temescal Tin mines; Don Bernardo Yorba and his Santiago de Santa Ana land grant. She provides background information on the city's founders; the formation of the South Riverside Land and Water Company; the first lemon and orange groves in Corona; the naming of Corona in 1896 and the grasshopper plague. Call Number : C-004; , C-005 Rights : Copyright status...
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Description : Interview is with Emily Hastings about social services in Corona. Ms. Hastings discusses her 25 years with the Red Cross which started in 1917 with establishment of the Junior Red Cross in Corona. She talks about the establishment of Settlement House, its original location and its original mission. Ms. Hastings also discusses her work with Corona Community Hospital and creating their Social Services division. Call Number : C-072b Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be...
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Note : Program cuts off at the end on both sides.  Description : Onias Acevedo, the first Mexican-American Mayor of Corona, discusses his life and the Mexican-American community in Corona. Call Number : C-058 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is...
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Note : Part 2 cuts off at the end.  Description : Interview with Lupe Avalos. Interview is conducted primarily in Spanish. Call Number : C-113 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or...
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by Gould, Janet Williams
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Note : Occasional breaks in program. High frequency distortion from 00:14:47 to end. Different content from 00:17:55 to end.  Description : The recording begins in the middle of Mrs. Gould's talk to local students on the local Indians and their customs with brief references to the early Spanish and American settlers Call Number : C-01 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by...
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Note : All three sides end abruptly. Description : Mike Lunetta discusses growing up in the sleepy town of Corona, emphasizing the small population and the impact of the citrus industry on the town's people. Mr. Lunetta discusses the road races of 1913, 1914 and 1916 as well as the impact of the development of the automobile on himself and the town of Corona. Call Number : C-026; , C-027 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.)....
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Note : first 10 seconds of audio is a fast pitch voice; 00:11:39 the backwards, fast program can be heard in background Description : Corona, Then and Now radio broadcast with Joe Bridges. Mr. Bridges talks about flood conditions during Ice Age in Corona and vicinity.  In 1906 Colorado River broke and filled up Salton Sea.  Santa Ana River originates San Bernardino Mountains. 1916 flood. Joe Bridges operated a store that served as the hub for the community. Locals routinely brought Mr....
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Description:  The home movies were made by G. Manley Cole, a chemical engineer at the Exchange Lemon Products Company in Corona, CA. The film includes images of Death Valley and Boulder Dam road trip with the Cole Family in 1940. Source:  1 Reel of 1: Film: 8mm Call Number:  FILM.008 Digitized by the  California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Note : Hissing noise throughout Part 1 and 2; Part 2 ends abruptly; Dolores Salgado can barely be heard.  Description : Mr. Salgado talks about growing up on Call Ranch, housing, and the influence of World War II on the Mexican-American community. Call Number : C-095 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and...
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Note : Tape 1 Part 1 is recorded really low and a high hissing noise; Tape 1 part 1 and 2 ends abruptly; tape 2 part 1 00:16:05 stops and interviewer begins to summarize the interview; tape 2 part 2 cuts interviewee off. Description : Francisco Rodriguez talks about his family and business. Call Number : C-051; , C-052 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or...
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Note : Program Recorded at a Very Low Level; High Amount of Hiss on Tape; High Background Noise on Tape; Program cuts off at the end. Description : Mr. Hernandez discusses his crossing of the border in 1918, paying 8 dollars to cross at El Paso, Texas, from Michoacan, Mexico, fleeing from bandits.  Finally coming to Corona in 1920, he discusses his early days in Corona. Call Number : C-012 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17,...
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Description:  The home movies were made by G. Manley Cole, a chemical engineer at the Exchange Lemon Products Company in Corona, CA. This film was shot in Corona showing city streets, homes, and daily life in a southern California town. The film includes images of the Corona Camera Club, Horse Show, Gliders, and 1941 Deer Camp. Source:  1 Reel of 1: Film: 8mm Call Number:  FILM.006 Digitized by the  California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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by Reynolds, Stanley
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Notes:  Part 2 has a gap 00:00:40 - 00:01:10. Description : Tom Patterson, recorded by Stanley Reynolds at Heritage Committee Program on 1/10/85. Mr. Patterson, a Riverside journalist, spoke on Riverside in the 1880's, arrival of the railroads, and background information on the founding of Riverside County. Call Number : C-060 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of...
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Description : Early Corona residents and their jobs or occupations. Call Number : C-137 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright beyond that...
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Description : Margo McCarty Payne talks about life on the McCarty Ranch from 1915 to the 1983. Mrs. Payne was born in Colton on December 6, 1915 to one of the McCarty boys.  Their farm was northwest of Corona near the San Bernardino County line. She talks about ranch life, Corona High School, Chaffey College, and her marriage. Call Number : C-041 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be...
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Note : Part 1 and 2 audio cuts off at the end. Description : Mr. Munoz discusses is work with braceros at Foothill Ranch and the tension between the braceros and the local Mexican American men. Call Number : C-105 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is...
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by Verity, Charles
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Note : Part 1 ends abruptly. Description : Charles Verity lectures Corona school children on the local citrus industry. The first grove in California was planted in 1804-1805 in the San Gabriel Mission.  Corona grows Valencia, Washington Navel oranges and Eureka lemons from Sicily, Italy, Lisbon, and Australia. Mr. Verity talks about the grafting of citrus trees. Call Number : C-013 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In...
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Note : Tape 1 Part 1 ends abruptly; Tape 2 side a ends abruptly;  Description : Harriet Huff Webster of 111 East Olive Street was born in Corona on 12/26/1908.  She discusses her family genealogy, early Corona, and her husband's job at the Corona Daily Independent newspaper. Mrs. Webster reads some information compiled by the late Janet W. Gould which provides some very important and informative points on early California and Corona history. She later reads a short history of R. B. Taylor...
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Note : Part 1 and 2 audio is cut off at the end.  Description : Ms. Ramirez discusses her family, working the family farm, and leaving home and working as a housekeeper for the David Family. Later she started Corona's neighborhood center, Community Services Center, which provided assistance to low income families.  She discusses in detail the work she performed at the agency. Call Number : C-101 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17,...
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by Cole, G. Manley
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Description:  The film documents life in a southern California town after World War II. During this time Corona's primary industry was citrus which influenced the development of the entire state. Source:  1 Reel of 1: Film: 8mm Call Number:  FILM.0014 Digitized by the  California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Description : Radio Public Service announcement for the Corona Public Library's collection of talking books available for check out. Call Number : C-017 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research....
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by Greer, Joe
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Note : 00:11:13 the backwards, fast program in the background of interview on tape begins to the end of the audio Description : Corona, Then and Now radio broadcast with Police Chief Joe Greer talking about the Police Department from 1941-1967. He talks about the city police, and discusses J.D.F. Peach, who was City Marshall. Call Number : C-016 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be...
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Note : Recorded at a low level, with high amount of hiss and background noise on the original tape.  Description : Ms. Ortiz and Ms. Santana discuss their family's arrival in California, attending Washington School, and working in the packinghouses. Call Number : C-091 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and...
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by Newcombe, Charles
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Note : Newcombe program ends at 00:18:14, followed by a reading.  Description : Mr. Newcombe answers questions from school children about Southern California tar pits, bears, eagles, and the role of Indian Medicine Men. Mr. Newcombe was born on an Indian reservation. Call Number : C-0009 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor...
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Description:  This home movie was made by G. Manley Cole a chemical engineer at the Exchange Lemon Products Company in Corona, CA. This film was shot in Corona showing city streets, homes, and daily life in a southern California town. Source:  1 Reel of 1: Film: 8mm Call Number:  FILM.0015 Digitized by the  California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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by Darst, Wilbur
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Description : Recorded in Corona (California), Mr. Darst has a general question and answer session concerning bee keeping, pollination, honey, feeding the young, and diseases. Call Number : C-008 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for...
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Note : Part 1 ends abruptly.  Description : Dr. Todd talks about life in Corona from 1886 to 1982. Of special note is Dr. Todd's work at the Mayo Clinic and her later work in the Corona school system and her success in eradicating Tuberculosis in Corona. Call Number : C-032 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions,...
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Description:  The home movie was made by G. Manley Cole, a chemical engineer at the Exchange Lemon Products Company in Corona, CA. This film includes footage of the 1944 wedding of Lee and Alice Cole, the family's horses, and Manley and Carlyle's  (sons of G. Manley and Sadie Cole) return to the US after military service. Source:  1 Reel of 1: Film: 8mm Call Number:  FILM.0012 Digitized by the  California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Note : Tape 1 Part 1 and tape 2 side a ends abruptly. Description : Fred Eldridge, who once owned the Corona Daily Independent newspaper, discusses his family tree and growing up in Eastvale, a farming community to the north of Corona.  He tells a special story of how his grandfather sought the advice from an Illinois attorney named Abe Lincoln. Mr. Eldridge also discusses his military, political and business careers. He also discusses his college days and his courtship with his wife, Lucille...
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Note : Right channel is recorded really low, but can hear some music playing on that channel, which the music is not heard on the left channel; audio begins in the middle of a conversation; audio is cut off at the end.  Description : Interview with Dr. E. Jan Davidian taped at the Bar-D-Zok (the former Desi Arnaz Horse Ranch) in Corona, by Tom McCann for a feature article for the Orange County Register. Dr. Davidian talks about raising horses and the horse business. (Taped circa September...
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Note : Tape 1 part 2 from 00:16:35 - 00:16:52 tape is blank; tape 1 part 1 and 2, and tape 2, audio is cut off at the end; tape 1 part 1 at 00:00:22-00:00:23 has a weird warp like sound.   Description : Mr. Cortez discusses learning to play baseball at Foothill Ranch, playing on the ranch baseball team, and later playing for the all-Mexican American Corona Athletics Baseball Club while working as a picker. Mr. Cortez also talks about playing in the minor leagues for the Tucson Cowboys....
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Description:  This home movie was made by G. Manley Cole, a chemical engineer at the Exchange Lemon Products Company in Corona, CA. This film was shot in Corona showing city streets, homes, and daily life in a southern California town. Source:  1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Call Number:  FILM.0013 Digitized by the  California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Note : Tape 1 interview cuts off at the end of both sides.  Description : Frances Hoeger relates her family's history and also the history of several other Corona families including the Henneuse family, the Jameson family, and Marion Featherstone. She also talks about the First Baptist Church, Corona in the 1930's, the trolley system, and the staff at the Corona Senior High School. Call Number : C-068; , C-069 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright...
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Note : Audio has a high amount of hiss as well as clicks and pops. Description : The Coronians final performance on September 19, 1941. The orchestra perform three songs: Snake Charmer, Bye Bye Blues, and Dinah. An unidentified person introduces the members of the dance orchestra at the end of the recording: Tommy Barber of the Naval Air Corps on drums, Harvey Mack of the U.S. Forest Service on base fiddle, Jim Harris of the Lemon Exchange on guitar, Milton Wishart on clarinet and saxophone,...
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Note : Part 1 and 2 interview cuts off at the end. Description : Dr. Carol E. Jameson talks about her life. She discusses her roots, early life, teen years,  education, and her very exciting years as a doctor in India. Her residence was at 1114 E. Grand Boulevard. Call Number : C-048 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor...
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Description : Interview with Jess Uribe. Interview is primarily conducted in Spanish. Call Number : C-142 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by...
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Note : Part 1 and 2 interview cuts off at the end. Description : Mike Villa talks about his early life in Corona. Mr. Villa talks about how his father worked for the railroad.  The family moved to Corona in 1911, when he was 8 years old. Their first home was at 3rd Street and Joy. He also talks about hotels, schools, and pipe yard in early Corona, and how he worked in concrete. He discusses how adobe houses are made and how they last forever. His residence was at 827 W. Grand Boulevard. Call...
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Description:  The home movies were made by G. Manley Cole, a chemical engineer at the Exchange Lemon Products Company in Corona, CA. This film was shot in Corona showing city streets, homes, and daily life in a southern California town. Source:  1 Reel of 1: Film: 8mm Call Number:  FILM.005 Digitized by the  California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Corona Public Library
by Elliott, John F.
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Note : Part 1 ends abruptly; Part 2 at 00:10:33 audio is low and flutters to the end. Description : Mr. Elliott's lecture on the Prado Basin. It covers early history, Spanish takeover between 1769-1821, local Indian population, beginning  of the ranchos in 1822, details on families who settled area. Originally presented with slides. Call Number : C-045 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may...
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Corona Public Library
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Description : Corona, Then and Now: Our Library. Corona, Then and Now was a local radio program. This broadcast focuses on the short history of the library's beginning:  Grace Taber, the first librarian, ground breaking on 8/19/1905, and donation from Andrew Carnegie.  Mr. Ballard tells of various library services offered after the initial dedication on 7/2/1906 Call Number : C-010 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In...
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Corona Public Library
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Description : Interview with Tariq Shamma, Civil Engineer, as part of the California Council for the Humanities grant project Corona Careers: Life Stories. Call Number : C-123 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education...
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Corona Public Library
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Note : Program Recorded at a Very Low Level; High Amount of Hiss on Tape; High Background Noise on Tape; Program cuts off at the end. Description : Letha Raney was a Corona teacher and later a school principal. Miss Raney came to Corona in 1897 from Oregon in a covered wagon. She discusses her early life in Corona, her education and the different schools. Call Number : C-020 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition,...
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Corona Public Library
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Note : 00:32:09 - 00:32:11, 00:38:36- 00:38: 37 audio is distorted. High hiss noise in background. Description : Informal interviews conducted at the Old Timers' Picnic at Victoria Park on June 1, 1986, the city's centennial. Various community members offer greetings and talk about the history of the Corona's park system, urban growth, and the citrus industry. Call Number : C-067 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In...
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Corona Public Library
by Langenwalter, Paul E.
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Note : Part 1 ends abruptly. Description : Mr. Langenwalter lectures on the Prado Basin's history with an emphasis on the Prado Flood Control Basin. He also talks about human beginnings and life style here about 15,000 / 20,000 years ago, and evidence uncovered during recent archaeological investigations. Originally the lecture was presented with slides. Call Number : C-044 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition,...
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Corona Public Library
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Description : Morris Hemphill talks about his life and business establishment in Corona. Mr. Hemphill was born in St. Louis, Missouri and came to California in 1934.  He moved to Corona from the San Fernando Valley in 1946.  He discusses his local employment, home furnishing store and various buildings. Call Number : C-037; , C-038 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by...
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Corona Public Library
by Miller, Charles
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Note : Audio ends abruptly. Description : Mayor Charles Miller lectures Corona  school children on early Corona history. Mayor Miller talks about early Corona, Grand Boulevard, the road races, Lincoln School, and the first fire station. Call Number : C-011 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity...
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Corona Public Library
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Note : Part 1 and 2 interview cuts off at the end.  Description : Lynn C. Lillibridge talks about his family, farm, Prado, and the airport. Mr. Lillibridge of 1010 W. Grand Boulevard. He specifically discusses family's roots, their farm northwest of Corona which had dairy cattle, alfalfa, tomatoes, and walnuts. Mr. Lillibridge also discusses leveling the land, Prado Dam construction, and the new airport in Corona. Call Number : C-047 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be...
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Corona Public Library
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Note : Both parts end abruptly. Description : Mrs. Thompson, the only child of O. R. Fuller, discusses living at Fuller Rancho (Eastvale), the Hollywood stars that stayed there and her love for horses.  She tells how her father made two fortunes, one being his Cord and Auburn dealership in Los Angeles. Call Number : C-034 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift...
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Corona Public Library
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Note : High Amount of Hiss on Tape; High Background Noise on Tape (both tapes) Description : Henry Hoeger discusses Corona's citrus industry. Mr. Hoeger began his career in citrus as a picker, he then worked in pest control, farming operations, for the Corona Foothill Lemon Company. Eventually, in 1974, he served as president of Foothill. Call Number : C-056; , C-057 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its...
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Corona Public Library
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Note : Tape 1 High Amount of Hiss on Tape; High Background Noise on Tape; Tape 2 Side B is Blank; High Amount of Hiss on Tape; High Background Noise on Tape; Tape 1 on both sides ends mid-conversation Description : George Stanley discusses his life and employment in the Exchange Lemon Products Co. Mr. Stanley came to Corona in 1925 to manage his father's lemon grove. He talks about early Corona businesses and the manufacture of pectin, lemon oil, citric acid at the local plant. Mr. Stanley...
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Source: 2 Tape of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Corona Public Library
by Cole, G. Manley
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Description:  This home movie was made by G. Manley Cole, a chemical engineer at the Exchange Lemon Products Company in Corona, CA. This film was shot in Corona showing city streets, homes, and daily life in a southern California town. Source:  1 Reel of 1: Film: 8 mm Call Number:  FILM.0016 Digitized by the  California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
Corona Public Library
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Note :  Part 1 and 2 audio is cut off at the end; at 00:16:58 interview cuts off and resumes at 00:17:11 on Part 2. Description : Mr. Zilioli discusses his and his family's work in the local packinghouses. He also talks about the Italian American community in Corona and their role in the citrus industry. Mr. Zilioli briefly talks about his bakery and his time managing the Corona Debs, a women's softball team. Call Number : C-102 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by...
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Corona Public Library
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Description : Interview with Roger and Pat Miller, Miller Mortuary, as part of the California Council for the Humanities grant project Corona Careers: Life Stories. Call Number: C-125 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of...
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Corona Public Library
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Description : Interview with Rudy Ramos, about his work as a photographer with the local newspaper and about setting up his own photography studio after World War II. Call Number : C-087 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes...
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Corona Public Library
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Description : Tom Lipari, owner of Corona Raceway. He talks about racing, bringing the sport back to Corona, and how long he's owned the Corona Raceway. Call Number : C-073 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and...
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Corona Public Library
by Chandler, Bryant
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Note : 00:14:22 high pitch squealing noise is heard through the end of audio Description : Mr. Chandler, President of the Corona Chamber of Commerce, talks to third grade students about early Corona and hosts a question and answer session. Call Number : C-018 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity...
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Corona Public Library
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Description : Interview with Toby Todorut, Custom Fit Alterations, as part of the California Council for the Humanities grant project Corona Careers: Life Stories Call Number : C-127 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of...
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Corona Public Library
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Description :  Recording of Corona High School Class Reunion. Included in the reunion are classes 1917 - 1931. Call Number :  C-148; , C-149 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or...
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Corona Public Library
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Note : Part 1 is muffled from the beginning to 00:03:19. Part 2 is muffled from 00:05:45 to 00:05:55. Description : Mr. Aparicio discusses life as a citrus picker, the Cinco de Mayo parade and fiesta, citrus strikes, Los Amigos Club, and segregation in Corona. Call Number : C-086 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions,...
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Corona Public Library
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Description : Luis Cruz discusses his early education in the 1920's, the family business, working at various ranches, and Corona history. Call Number : C-007 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research....
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Corona Public Library
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Description : Interview with Jacqueline Madory, Crime Prevention Specialist, Corona Police Department. As part of the California Council for the Humanities grant project Corona Careers: Life Stories. Call Number: C-121 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This...
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Corona Public Library
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Note : Part 1 and 2 audio cuts off at the end.  Description : Mr. Cruz talks about his family's theater, El Teatro Chapultepec. He also discusses the Cinco de Mayo fiesta, the citrus strike, and his bid for city council in 1964. Call Number : C-104 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights,...
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Corona Public Library
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Description : Interview with former Corona Police Chief Joe Greer. Greer discusses the history of the Corona Police Department, the formation of the Aero Squadron, what lead him to law enforcement, and the development of department's first training program for officers. Call Number : C-075 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor...
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